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Full Name: Dr Thomas Szasz
Biography:
(1920-2012) Author. Dr. Thomas Szasz was born in Budapest and died in Manlius, New York. He was the author of "The Myth of Mental Illness."
Author's Timeline:
1920 (Unknown) County
Thomas Stephen Szasz was born in Budapest on April 15, 1920. 
2012 Onondaga County
Dr. Thomas Szasz died at his home in Manlius, New York, on September 8, 2012. 
1961 (Unknown) County
The Myth of Mental Illness: Foundations of a Theory of Personal Conduct
(Pub: Harper & Row. 1974 (1961, 1967, 1977) ISBN: 0-06-014196-4)
Nonfiction. 
1970 Onondaga County
Ideology and Insanity: Essays on the Psychiatric Dehumanization of Man
(Pub: Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press. 1991 (1970) ISBN: 0-8156-0256-1.)
Nonfiction. 
1977 Onondaga County
Psychiatric Slavery: When Confinement and Coercion Masquerade as Cure
(Pub: Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press ISBN: 0-8156-0511-0)
Nonfiction. 
1956 Onondaga County
Dr. Szasz began his work at the SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York, in 1956. 
1970 Onondaga County
The Manufacture of Madness: A Comparative Study of the Inquisition and the Mental Health Movement
(Pub: Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press. 1997 (1970) ISBN: 0-8156-0461-0)
Nonfiction. 
1974 Onondaga County
Ceremonial Chemistry: The Ritual Persecution of Drugs, Addicts, and Pushers
(Pub: Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press. 2003 (1974) ISBN: 0-8156-0768-7)
Nonfiction. 
1974 (Unknown) County
The Second Sin
(Pub: Doubleday ISBN: 0-7100-7757-2)
Nonfiction. 
2011 Onondaga County
Suicide Prohibition: The Shame of Medicine
(Pub: Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press ISBN: 0-8156-0990-6)
Nonfiction. 
2008 Onondaga County
Psychiatry: The Science of Lies
(Pub: Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press ISBN: 978-0-8156-0910-0)
Nonfiction. 
2007 (Unknown) County
Coercion as Cure: A Critical History of Psychiatry
(Pub: New Brunswick, New Jersey: Transaction Publishers ISBN: 978-0-7658-0379-5)
Nonfiction. 
2007 Onondaga County
The Medicalization of Everyday Life: Selected Essays
(Pub: Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press ISBN: 978-0-8156-0867-7)
Nonfiction. 

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